Daniel Lusk’s recent books include Kissing the Ground: New & Selected Poems and Onion River: Six Vermont Poets. His poems have appeared in Poetry, New Letters, Prairie Schooner, American Poetry Review, North American Review and other journals. He teaches poetry and creative writing at the University of Vermont.
As part of the 2009 Grace Paley Poetry Series he presents Lake Studies: Meditations on Lake Champlain, a cycle of original poems based on what lies beneath the surface of Lake Champlain. Natural and human history, legend and lore, shipwrecks, prehistoric relics and ancient species are among the subjects of Daniel’s new work.